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Response to branford (Reply #9)

Mon Dec 22, 2014, 10:19 PM

19. If someone had shot the mayor while they had their back turned, would they have been exercising

 

their right to free speech or malingering on the job? Malingering and insubordination are policy offenses, something management can act on or overlook.

They are enabled to act this way - the protections are just a dodge the people responsible and their lap dogs hide behind. Cops can be fired, and it is silly to assert otherwise...

http://www.theindychannel.com/news/fired-cop-says-she-tried-to-stop-another-from-choking-suspect

Sure they have a right to free speech. When they are in that uniform, however, just like any McDonalds or Walmart employee, their employer decides how they will act.

And that's us.

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